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Top Reasons Your Business Needs A Mobile-Friendly Website

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OnPage SEO for Your Business

OnPage SEO Note: This guide isn't in any specific order, and there isn't a set priority queue for what OnPage needs doing first, so just read and e ...


Play to your strengths

These days it's incredibly easy to set up a website - whether by yourself using one of the many 'free' builder systems or getting someone who does it ...


Is your business beach ready?

It's that time of year where we're all looking to make ourselves a little trimmer and work a little harder in time for summer - but have you taken a l ...


Motley's expanding...and it's not our waistlines!

We're delighted to announce that the Motley family has grown by one with the arrival of Steve Marney who brings a wealth of experience from his days i ...


New website goes live today....

We're really pleased to announce the launch of our fresh new website. Jamie Forster, founder of Motley.co.uk said "Our old site worked incredibly w ...


Don't let bootstrapping lead to handcuffing

In business terms, the definition of 'bootstrapping' is of "carrying out a task with the minimum of resources or advantages". When starting out in ...


Are you stopping your website visitors from contacting you?

In your travels around the internet you will have inevitably stumbled across little bits of technology which are found across many sites and, if you o ...


Do yourself a favour and help your website move up the rankings!

Right, to get started, hands up who thinks that Google is a search engine? Well you're partly right - first and foremost Google is an advertising c ...


Don't let them tell you that you CAN'T do it....

Recently a friend of mine (@dickiearmour) had to help out with the feeding of his father in law's livestock on their farm. It was hard, but enjoyab ...


What's in a (domain) name?

You may be aware that over 90% of Britons will use a search engine first and foremost to research new products and services. If you didn't know that y ...


Pay it forward - do as you would be done by.

Cash-flow is king. We've all heard this expression many many times and it's as much a truism for you and your business as it is for any one of your su ...


You wouldn't pay peanuts for a flyer would you?

Picture this scenario: You are just about to launch a new product or service and you've decided that at the top of your marketing list is to have 1 ...


Do You Know Your Panda From Your Penguin?

Is your website one of those that 'just sits' there waiting for visitors? How is that going for you? Well, you're really not alone - the majorit ...


It's all About the Experience

In business, we are all selling a product or service and indeed we are none of us unique insofar as there many others out there selling the same as we ...


7 Reasons Used Not to Use Social Media

Humans have been communicating for millennia using a variety of tools and platforms which have developed over the years into ever more sophisticated a ...


Stop, put that QR code down and step away...

You've probably, by now, heard about QR (quick response) codes- those square shaped digital graphics that, when scanned with an app on your smart phon ...


Follow or follow back - do you want to be part of a conversation?

I'm sure that you will have heard, from many sources, that it's not the quantity of followers on Twitter that counts but the quality and that your inf ...


150% Out of the Box Blue Sky Thinking???

It seems that we all are bombarded with these types of expressions that are designed to 'show' that a person is going above and beyond the call of dut ...


Who's Afraid of the Big Bad (Social Media) Wolf?

I was recently asked to help a friend understand why anyone would want to use Twitter specifically and social media in general. The main concerns t ...


Is my new iPad just a toy or can I really justify it?

I recently bought an iPad which I initially thought was a bit of a frivolous bit of kit, but have changed my mind considerably since I got it a little ...


Well this is my first blog entry so I had better introduce myself!

A very warm welcome to you to the Motley blog. This area is for me Jamie Forster, the owner of Motley.co.uk, to put virtual pen to virtual paper with ...


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